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Great North Run, Newcastle

September 10th 2017

One of the world’s most famous half-marathons attracts world-class athletes among the 50,000-plus entries every year, running from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne to South Shields watched by massive crowds.

Morpeth to Newcastle Marathon where to stay The Commissioners Quay Inn Blyth

Morpeth to Newcastle Marathon 2017

October 29, 2017

The Morpeth to Newcastle marathon is taking an old road race and giving it a new life. Whether you run or cycle, don’t miss your opportunity to get involved this year following a specially selected route that passes through Cramlington, Blyth, Whitley Bay, Cullercoats, North Shields and finishing on the iconic Newcastle Quayside. There is also a half marathon for those who don’t wish to go as far.